Review: could Zocor cause Plantar fasciitis?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 2, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 60,278 people who take Zocor. Among them, 88 have Plantar fasciitis. See who they are, when they have Plantar fasciitis and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Zocor (latest outcomes from 61,402 users) has active ingredients of simvastatin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure. Commonly reported side effects of Zocor include weakness, nausea, muscle aches, fatigue, heart attack.
Plantar fasciitis (painful inflammatory process of the plantar fascia) (latest reports from 13,510 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, osteopenia, high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, sinusitis.
On Mar, 2, 2014: 58,460 people reported to have side effects when taking Zocor. Among them, 88 people (0.15%) have Plantar Fasciitis.
Time on Zocor when people have Plantar fasciitis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Plantar fasciitis||12.50%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||62.50%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Plantar fasciitis when taking Zocor * :
|Plantar fasciitis||58.33%||41.67% |
Age of people who have Plantar fasciitis when taking Zocor * :
|Plantar fasciitis||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||2.44%||13.41%||35.37%||48.78% |
Severity of Plantar fasciitis when taking Zocor ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Plantar fasciitis||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Plantar fasciitis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Plantar fasciitis||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypercalcaemia (27 people, 30.68%)
- Arthritis (20 people, 22.73%)
- Breast cancer (20 people, 22.73%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (18 people, 20.45%)
- Depression (10 people, 11.36%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (51 people, 57.95%)
- Celebrex (44 people, 50.00%)
- Levaquin (40 people, 45.45%)
- Zometa (39 people, 44.32%)
- Ambien (36 people, 40.91%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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